in view of
phrasal in regard to ; in consideration of

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • in view of — {prep.} After thinking about; because of. * /Schools were closed for the day in view of the heavy snowstorm./ * /In view of rising labor costs, many companies have turned to automation./ Syn.: IN THE LIGHT OF …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in view of — {prep.} After thinking about; because of. * /Schools were closed for the day in view of the heavy snowstorm./ * /In view of rising labor costs, many companies have turned to automation./ Syn.: IN THE LIGHT OF …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in light of — also[in the light of] {adj. phr.} 1. As a result of new information; by means of new ideas. * /The teacher changed John s grade in the light of the extra work in the workbook./ 2. Because of. * /In light of the muddy field, the football team wore …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in light of — also[in the light of] {adj. phr.} 1. As a result of new information; by means of new ideas. * /The teacher changed John s grade in the light of the extra work in the workbook./ 2. Because of. * /In light of the muddy field, the football team wore …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • In respect of — Respect Re*spect , n. [L. respectus: cf. F. respect. See {Respect}, v., and cf. {Respite}.] 1. The act of noticing with attention; the giving particular consideration to; hence, care; caution. [1913 Webster] But he it well did ward with wise… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • In comparison of — Comparison Com*par i*son (? or ?), n. [F. comparaison, L. comparatio. See 1st {Compare}.] 1. The act of comparing; an examination of two or more objects with the view of discovering the resemblances or differences; relative estimate. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • View of frankpledge — View View, n. [OF. veue, F. vue, fr. OF. veoir to see, p. p. veu, F. voir, p. p. vu, fr. L. videre to see. See {Vision}, and cl. {Interview}, {Purview}, {Review}, {Vista}.] 1. The act of seeing or beholding; sight; look; survey; examination by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • View of premises — View View, n. [OF. veue, F. vue, fr. OF. veoir to see, p. p. veu, F. voir, p. p. vu, fr. L. videre to see. See {Vision}, and cl. {Interview}, {Purview}, {Review}, {Vista}.] 1. The act of seeing or beholding; sight; look; survey; examination by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • In Defense of Women — is H. L. Mencken s 1918 book on women and the relationship between the sexes. Some laud the book as progressive while others brand it as reactionary. While Mencken did not champion women s rights, he described women as wiser in many novel and… …   Wikipedia

  • In Place of Strife — (Cmnd 3888) was a UK Government white paper written in 1969. It was a proposed act to curb the power of trade unions in the United Kingdom, but was never passed into law.It was proposed by then Secretary of State for Employment and Productivity… …   Wikipedia

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